Investigate a local park or garden

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Investigate a local park or garden
Exercise

Fill in the following questionnaire to describe one park or garden near where you live which you consider 'old':

Where can you find out more?

Search your local library, Lincoln Central Library and Lincolnshire Archives for local books, old newspaper cuttings and magazine articles.

Local history books:

Lost Lincolnshire Country Houses: Volume 1 - 4  by T.R. Leach and R. Pacey
Lincolnshire Country Houses & Families: Part 1 & 2  by Terence R Leach
The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire (Penguin 1989) by  N. Pevsner & J. Harris
Look to see if your chosen park or garden is featured. Note any recorded details and if so, whether they are dated.

Online:

If your choice of park or garden is listed on the National Parks & Gardens register, you will find more information here:
www.historicengland.org.uk
www.parksandgardensuk.org
www.imagesofengland.co.uk
www.slha.org.uk/publications/slha_books